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DEFINITION: Defense in depth is the coordinated use of multiple security countermeasures to protect the integrity of the information assets in an enterprise. The strategy is based on the military principle that it is more difficult for an enemy to defeat a complex and multi-layered defense system than to penetrate a single barrier.Defense in depth minimizes the probability that the efforts of malicious hackers  … 
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Comparing Security Features of Old and New Operating System Rollouts
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This quick guide offers a side-by-side comparison of what to expect between legacy and emerging operating systems. Discover details on how important security features have evolved.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Cyber Situational Awareness
sponsored by Digital Shadows
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores cyber situational awareness and presents a three-staged approach to incorporate cyber situational awareness into your defenses.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

Digital Shadows

Utilizing Security Ratings for Enterprise IT Risk Mitigation
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a security ratings technology that measures company security performance and provides metrics to help mitigate risk and streamline security operations. Read on to learn how this cloud-based intelligence platform can help your enterprise improve your overall risk management in today's world of dangerous cyber-attacks.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

BitSight

Peer-to-Peer Peril: How Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Impacts Vendor Risk and Security Benchmarking
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: BitSight recently observed the networks of 30,700 companies across all industries and found 23% of organizations were using the BitTorrent protocol for peer-¬to-¬peer file sharing. In this report you will learn which industries excel in mitigating the risks of file sharing, how P2P file sharing activity impacts security ratings and more.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

BitSight

Protect Privileged Credentials Across Traditional and Virtual Data Centers, and all Cloud Environments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a solution for privileged credential management that drives IT risk reduction and operational efficiency by supporting traditional, virtualized, and hybrid-cloud infrastructures. Read on to discover how this platform can allow your enterprise to protect and manage all your credentials.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

CA Technologies.

Modernize and Secure your Business
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this solution brief, you'll learn how modern businesses are meeting the expectations of workers to be able to work anywhere, anytime on virtually any device. Discover ways to manage devices and provide workers with secure access to the corporate data and apps they need.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Making Risk Management More Effective with Security Ratings
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper talks about some of the security risk management approaches organizations have taken as well as new approaches to othe growing problems.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

BitSight

The Evolution of Vendor Risk and Management in Financial Institutions
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper talks about the Financial Service industry's pioneering in developing risk management practices.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

BitSight

Layered Security Strategies for a Mobile-First World
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This security value paper reveals strategies to keep users productive and connected, without compromising corporate security posture. Discover why an integrated approach is an effective one.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 27 Nov 2015

Microsoft

Virtual Patching in Mixed Environments: How It Works to Protect You
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses virtual patching which provides the same functionality as software patches by implementing protective network controls that can shield vulnerable servers from attack.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Prevent Cybercriminals from Taking Down your Business
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This infographic reveals what companies are doing right (and wrong) in their security initiatives, and what it's costing them. Uncover technologies that not only build bigger walls against attacks, but also lock criminals out altogether.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 02 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Are Energy and Utilities at Risk of a Major Breach?
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the security performance of six key industry sectors.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

BitSight

Best Practices for Securing Privileged Identities
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Baseline OS protection is not enough to protect from today's sophisticated attacks. Download now to examine how you can supplement your security system and reduce your risk with four key steps to effective security of privileged accounts.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

CA Technologies

SANS- A Proactive Response to Incident Response
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the keys to lowering IR costs and maximizing ROI, View now and learn how to increase your organization's security level by developing an IR process utilizing manual and basic forensics.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Blue Coat Systems

Break the Kill Chain: Stop Data Breaches
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Data breaches are a fact of life. Learn the benefits of implementing a comprehensive privileged access management strategy to mitigate these attacks.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

CA Technologies

Gartner Report: Critical Capabilities for Mobile Data Protection Solutions 2015
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will discover solutions for MDP to defend access to storage systems found in laptops, removable media and cloud environments. You will learn how to enforce secure policies across multiple platforms at minimal costs.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 08 Sep 2014

Digital Guardian

The Expectation of SSL Everywhere
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn about the importance of SSL in securing personal data as it's grown since the Internet's inception and how it's brought cryptography to the common man.
Posted: 27 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

F5 Networks

A Guide to Protecting your Critical Assets with Identity Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to secure the gateway to your organization with robust identity governance policies. Read on now to protect assets, and control access risks and separation-of-duties (SoD) violations, by enforcing business-driven identity governance for managing user roles.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

How Identity Governance Became a Key Compliance and Risk Control
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the challenges associated with managing identity governance, including the risks cloud, BYOD, remote access, and your apps and data pose to regulatory compliance. Read on to improve your security intelligence and risk management.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Virtualization: Superior, Flexible and Efficient Protection
sponsored by TechData Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and learn how to protect for your virtual servers and desktop environments. Find out how your organization can achieve outstanding protection, better performance and greater efficiency.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

TechData Corporation

SIEM Solution Report: How Did Yours Score?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report looks at 13 SIEM tools and identifies each one's strengths and cautions. Access now to determine if your ideal SIEM strategy is a niche player, a visionary, a challenger, or a leader.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

IBM

Eliminating the Drawbacks of Distributed SaaS Provider Identity
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to adopt a safe and secure SaaS model by eliminating the drawbacks of distributed SaaS provider identity and access management systems, in addition to enhancing your security profile. Access this paper to eliminate SaaS access management silos.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

F5 Networks

Client Study: Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report features quantitative statistics documenting the required time, skills and the typical workflow IT security teams utilize to investigate suspected network attacks, security breaches and recognized data loss scenarios. Uncover findings from 196 US IT and IT security practitioners.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

Deploy an Enterprise Mobility Gateway to Optimize Access Control
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to scale, secure, and optimize control of your anytime, anywhere network, cloud, and application access. Read this paper to securely manage your workforce mobility and unburden your IT department and learn how to deliver seamless user access to all web-based resources.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

F5 Networks

Top 6 Dangers of Not Inspecting SSL Traffic
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Encryption can improve message confidentiality and integrity but it may also mask hackers' activities. Access this white paper to learn six additional dangers of not inspecting SSL traffic, and what your business can do to expose threats.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

A10 Networks
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SECURITY MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  will succeed. A well-designed strategy of this kind can also help system administrators and security personnel identify people who attempt to compromise a computer, server, proprietary network or ISP (Internet service provider). If a hacker gains access to a system, defense in depth minimizes the adverse impact and gives administrators and engineers time to deploy new or updated countermeasures to prevent recurrence.Components of defense in depth include antivirus software, firewalls, anti-spyware programs, hierarchical passwords, intrusion detection and biometric verification. In addition to … 
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